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Posted Sep 22, 2011 22:17 UTC (Thu) by Simetrical (guest, #53439)
listening to feedback
Posted Sep 23, 2011 13:29 UTC (Fri) by pjm (subscriber, #2080)
While it's true that the CSS 2.1 specification is published on the web, it's also true that the published specification contains contradictions and does not contain enough information to pass the test suite.
Yes, it's like an open-source project: no-one's under any obligation to address the bug reports you file.
Posted Sep 23, 2011 17:40 UTC (Fri) by Simetrical (guest, #53439)
But all the CSS specs are less precise than the newer HTML/DOM specs. At some point we're going to have to rewrite CSS from scratch with the same level of precision as HTML and DOM have been rewritten. We've learned a lot over the last decade about how to write standards.
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